United States dollar woes

This video is called The Dollar: Dive or survive? Leo Panitch on the U.S. dollar’s place in the global economy.

From ABN news agency:

Sucre to reduce dependence on dollar for Alba trades

Caracas, Oct 13. – When the Unified Regional Compensation System (Sucre) come in force, the economies of the member countries of the Bolivarian Alliance for the People’s of Our America (Alba) will reduce their dependence on the dollar for their commercial exchange.

2 thoughts on “United States dollar woes

  1. Brasilia wants Caracas in bloc

    Brazil: The senate approved Venezuela’s membership to the huge Latin American trading bloc Mercosur yesterday.

    Argentina and Uruguay have already voted to accept Venezuela into the bloc and a final vote by Paraguay’s congress is expected in the middle of next year.

    Brazilian Senator Joao Pedro revealed that right-wing senators had tried to derail the vote, claiming that “there is no democracy in Venezuela,” but the invitation eventually passed by 35 votes to 27.



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